Walshville’s Travis Lentz beat out 20 other riders to win the 65cc (7-12) class at the Oliver Brothers XC race in Russillville, IN on July 18.
Part of the IXCR Cross Country Racing series, Lentz completed six laps in 1:02:04 to beat out Hunter Carey of Aurora, IN by one second. Overall, Lentz finished 12th out of 63 riders in youth bikes.
The win was Lentz’s fifth in the six rounds of the IXCR series as he increased his points lead over Carey. At the halfway point of the 12-race schedule, Lentz now holds a four-point lead over Carey, 123 to 119.
The next IXCR race, Whiskey River, is on Aug. 7-8 in Milton, KY.